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Natalie Whiteland

Musician, Bars and Cafe Supervisor, Composer, Performer


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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsMusician - Front of House - Performance Artist


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About me

I am a music graduate from The University of Sussex. I am a classically trained singer and harpist. I have lots of experience in the customer service industry and as a supervisor.


  • Music Performance
  • Composition
  • Client/customer Interaction
  • Staff Supervision
  • Supervision
  • Computers
  • Money Handling
  • Cash Handling
  • Customer Services
  • Creative Arts

Work history


Artist Assistant

Jo Whiteland Batik Artist

Jun 2012
  • Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • In charge of making cards and wrapping prints for sale at exhibitions and galleries. Assisting in setting up and packing down exhibitions. Serving customers and providing information at exhibitions and events.


Event Waiting and Bar Staff

The Waiting Game

Jun 2015 - Sep 2017
  • Freelance
  • Serving as waiting and bar staff at various events including weddings, private parties, or corporate functions. Learning to adapt to different working environments with different products and staff while maintaining a consistent level of customer service and product knowledge.


Bars and Cafe Supervisor

Brighton Dome and Festival Ltd.

Feb 2015 - Sep 2017
  • Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Setting up and insuring the smooth running of the cafe and bars across all three venues of the Brighton’s leading multi-arts performance venue for a variety of events including classical concerts, comedy, music gigs, or corporate functions as well as at the Brighton Festival and The Great Escape Festival. Organising staff and dealing with any issues that occur throughout the shift e.g. with staff, tills, or customers as well as serving customers behind the bar and cafe at high pressure times. Preparing stock lists and maintaining a fully stocked bar and cafe, changing barrels and turning the cellar on and off. Preparing the tills at the start of each shift and cashing up at the end of the night. Ensuring all fridges and the cellar are locked and the bar, cafe, and kitchen are tidy at the end of each shift.


Volunteer Bar Staff, Usher, and Ticket Sales

The Cube Microplex

Sep 2013 - Sep 2014
  • Kingsdown, Bristol BS2 8HL, UK
  • Freelance
  • Serving drinks behind the bar, selling tickets, or stewarding at a variety of performance events and film screenings. Working as part of a volunteer collective in the general running of The Cube.


Volunteer Bar Staff

Festival Volunteer/Peppermint Bars

Sep 2013 - Sep 2013
  • United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Serving drinks on the main stage bar at Bestival festival.


Telephone Surveyor

Accent Market Research

Oct 2012 - Jul 2014
  • Learning Science A, 5 Great George St, Bristol BS1 5RR, UK
  • Full Time
  • Conducting market research surveys over the phone for different companies such as water providers, Ofgem, National Rail and hospitals.


Work Experience

J and J Recording Studio

Dec 2011 - Dec 2011
  • Freelance
  • 3 days helping with recording and mixing 6 demo tracks for a french singer/songwriter.


Maze Supervisor

The Maize Maze

Jun 2010 - Sep 2010
  • Long Lane, Wrington, North Somerset, Bristol BS40 5SA, UK
  • Full Time
  • Selling tickets and drinks to customers as well as assisting with any queries and supervising their experience at the maze.



BA Music (hons

The University of Sussex

Sep 2014 - Jul 2017
  • Brighton, United Kingdom
  • First Class degree with the David Osmond-Smith award for the best music dissertation, an award for the highest mark in a music major option, and the Sir Thomas Beecham Scholarship for outstanding academic work and contribution to music in general.


A Level

North Bristol Post 16 Centre

Sep 2010 - Aug 2012
  • Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Performing Arts - A Music - B Drama - B



Colston's Girls' School

Sep 2005 - Aug 2010
  • Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Maths - B English Literature - B English Language - B Core and Additional Science - A Russian - A Music - A Drama - B Art - B



Grade 8 Singing with Distinction



Grade 8 Harp